Category Archives: Questions

The Accidental Bully.

  I’ve written about sibling violence several times over the last two years or so, and Lara just mentioned it in her recent State of the Union. But we’ve started to see a new level of it over the past weeks, and it’s becoming a bit more one-sided. Having the Y chromosome and the testosterone […]

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Babies on a bookshelf.

This is the babies’ favorite new hangout. They can scramble up and down on this bookcase with the greatest of ease. They did it while we were Skyping with my parents and my Mom threatened to hang up on me. My friend Shannon left after they had climbed up one too many times for her […]

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Is it weird that…

…this cutie pie likes to chew on toes? That’s not exactly accurate. He actually likes to just put them in his mouth. So far, he hasn’t bitten down, just licked. ┬áHe does it to anyone who dares to have bare feet around him. I’ll be sitting on the couch reading and feel a warm sensation […]

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Is it weird that…

…Emmeline doesn’t have any teeth yet?? We can’t even feel any points of teeth starting to through. Nothing. I don’t see how we’re supposed to progress beyond semi-mushy food until she gets at least one tooth. And while we’re wondering, is it weird that Jack only has two and is going to be one year […]

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Is it weird that…

…this one laughs when she gets in trouble for something?   Say, when she’s pounding on the computer keyboard and mommy says, sternly, “No, Emmeline!” and she laughs the laugh of an evil genius? Is that weird?

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